We've searched for some of the latest (and we think some of the best!) recent Holiday Cottages in Scotland, and put together a list for you.
Our Recommended Latest Cottages
New for 2011! Stac Polly Cottage is located on the North West coast of Scotland in a stunning location close to Achiltibuie and Ullapool. The house will sleep 6 adults and 2 children (bunk beds), also dogs are welcomed. The house includes the essentials like sauna and hot tub. The view from the main lounge has unspoilt views of the Summer Isles and on a clear day the Cuillins on the Isle of Skye. See more on Stac Polly Cottage.
New for 2011! Locholly Lodge is also located in a stunning location on the far north west coast of Scotland, close to Achiltibuie. The closest city is Inverness which is about 1hr 20mins away. This self catering lodge which sleeps 6 adults and 2 children is ideal if you want to get away from it all for a break. Great for romantic breaks and family holidays, and enjoy probably some of the best views of Scotland from the lounge window. Also includes luxury features such as sauna and hot tub. - See more on Locholly Lodge.
|Beautifully situated just ten minutes’ walk from the ancient abbey town of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders, in a very peaceful setting well above the river, this wonderfully spacious semi-detached holiday home is ideal for families or groups of friends. Furnished and decorated in light and natural tones in contemporary style, the living room is vast with generous seating and doors to the decked patio. Sleeps 8-10 people. Click here to check Three Woodend availability and rates.|
|Amidst Ayrshire ‘Burns’ countryside, this extremely spacious and welcoming detached holiday cottage enjoys stunning valley views. A short drive from Culzean Castle and Gardens, Dumfries House, and many golf courses including the world-famous Turnberry, Royal Troon and Prestwick. Living room with French doors. Dining room with French doors. Kitchen with wooden floor. Conservatory with French doors. Garden room with French doors. Sleeps 9-11 people. 2 pets accepted. Click here to check cottage availability and rates.|
|Situated on a working farm in Dumfries and Galloway, and boasting stunning, panoramic views of the surrounding area, this is one of three single-storey barn conversions which have their own private hot tub and enjoy a peaceful, secluded location with over 400 acres of natural countryside to explore from the door. Sleeps 4 people. Click here to check Angus cottage availability and rates.|
|Shetland Cottage is the second of three single-storey barn conversions with their own private hot tubs which enjoy a peaceful, secluded location with over 400 acres of natural Dumfriesshire countryside. With sailing, swimming, riding, fishing, golf, boat trips and water sports close by there is sure to be something for everyone. Sleeps 3-4. Check Shetland cottage availability and rates.|
|Set on the shores of Loch Lochy, with breathtaking views across to Ben Nevis and the Aonach Mor mountains, this detached log home is furnished to a wonderful standard. Gairlochy Bay is set in a stunning location, accessed via a gravelled forest track, and guests can fish from the decking. Beamed open-plan living/dining room with wood-burning stove, wooden floor, and French doors and well-equipped kitchen area.Sleeps 6-8. Check Gairlochy Bay Cabin availability and rates.|
|Situated in the heart of Loch Lomond National Park, these stunning holiday properties have been lovingly restored and furnished to provide wonderful retreats. Auchendennan Farm Cottage (SLLX) is a single-storey holiday cottage; within the house there is a large family sauna which can be used as an ideal way to unwind. Outside on the sun decking, there is a sunken hot tub which is large enough for all the family and powerful enough to give tired muscles a proper massage. sleeps 6. Check cottage availability and rates.|
|In the heart of Argyll, in the picturesque West Highlands, surrounded by mountains and nestling on the side of Loch Fyne, Strathlachlan Lodge is set in a hamlet of five cottages, only 50 miles from Glasgow airport. With diverse scenery from mountains, glens and ancient woodlands to fresh water and sea lochs, there is a wide range of sports and leisure past times close by including fishing, sailing, golf, walking and mountain biking. 3 bedrooms. Sleeps 6-8. 2 pets welcome. Check Strathlachlan Lodge availability and rates.|
|In a truly unique location amid the spectacular scenery of the Island of Lewis and Harris in the Outer Hebrides, Beach Bay Cottage is nestled on the edge of the unspoilt white sands of Uig Bay, a National Scenic Area and one of the most beautiful beaches on Scotland’s Atlantic Coast. Sleeps 4; Check Beach Bay Cottage availability and rates.|
|Hidden high in the Perthshire Hills overlooking the strath towards Gleneagles, this fantastic holiday home was sustainably built on the ruins of an old steading in 2009. It offers comforts of modern living with a feel of the elegance of a bygone era. With indoor games room, outdoor hot tub with views towards the Sidlaw Hills, covered courtyard swimming pool, croquet lawn, trampoline, swings, slides and football pitch, there is plenty to keep everyone of all ages happy. Sleeps 12-16. Regret no pets. Check Alexander House availability and rates.|
|This detached property sits on the outskirts of Aviemore, offering all you could wish for in an activity packed holiday. Included in the rental is free daily 4 ball tee time at Spey Valley Golf Course and daily membership at the Dalfaber Country Club for 2 adults and 2 children for use of all of the water facilities, including pool and sauna. If you just want to relax at the house, you can make use of the wonderful sauna and hot tub. In addition is a recreation room that includes a full-size American pool table, while at the rear of the property is a large enclosed garden for children to play in, with a large decked area, where you can sit and relax with a glass of wine or fine whisky. Sleeps 8. Check Mulroy House availability and rates.|
|This exceptionally well-furnished lodge, with its own private hot tub, is set within the exclusive Castlewood Park in the heart of Royal Deeside in Strachan, a short drive away from Banchory, Aberdeenshire. Surrounded by wonderful scenery, it is a perfect setting for a tranquil or action-packed family holiday; the park boasts a children’s indoor soft play centre and outdoor recreational facilities (including trampolines, see saw, swings and bouncy castle) to which guests have complimentary access. Sleeps 6. Check Kerloch Lodge availability and rates.|
|Situated in the seaside village of Southerness this detached property is a mere 500 yards from the sandy beach and provides spacious accommodation from which to explore South West Scotland. A championship golf course (Southerness Golf Course) is just 500 yards away, with a further good selection of golf courses within Dumfries and Galloway. Fishing, riding and sailing are all also available. The cottage sleeps 8-10 people - there are 4 bedrooms, a games room with pool table, bar football and darts. Easy walking access. Ample parking. 2 pets accepted. Check Sea Rise availability and rates.|
|This detached holiday property situated on the banks of the River Ayr in private woodland makes a tranquil touring base for South West Scotland and Ayrshire, with unspoilt scenery and the River Ayr Way with panoramic views. Enjoy riding, racing and golf. Fishing rights on the River Ayr. Shop 2 miles, pub and restaurant 500 yards. Sleeps 6, 2 pets accepted. Check The Pines availability and rates.|
|A warm welcome awaits you at the Herons which is set on the edge of a 3-mile stretch of sandy beach and enjoys panoramic views across Sinclair’s Bay towards Noss Head Lighthouse in the far north of Scotland. This spacious house is furnished to a good standard and well-equipped to make your holiday as enjoyable as possible. Whales, porpoises and dolphins are regularly seen from the shore, with the occasional pod of orcas. The house makes a perfect base for exploring this beautiful part of the Highlands. Games room with pool table. Sleeps 6/7. Pet friendly. NB: The sea is 30 yards from the property. Check The Herons availability and rates.|
|Situated one mile from the popular village of Aberfoyle, in the heart of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, this lovely holiday cottage in the owner’s grounds, has been recently converted from a stable. Enjoy outstanding scenery, historic attractions, outdoor pursuits and an abundance of wildlife. All accommodation on ground floor. Sleeps 4. 1 pet accepted. Check Braeval Cottage availability and rates.|
|In an enviable location in the heart of Oban, this modern second floor holiday apartment enjoys wonderful views across the bay and out to the islands beyond. From Oban’s bustling harbour, there are daily boat trips to the surrounding islands, including Mull, Staffa and Iona where porpoise, dolphins, whales and basking sharks are often spotted. Sleeps 4. Check Kerrera View Apartment availability and rates.|
|Enjoying a wonderful, secluded location with panoramic views across the crofting lands towards the hills beyond, this lovely detached former crofter’s cottage has been lovingly restored to a very high standard. Only a few minutes’ walk from the shores of Loch Pooltiel (sea loch) where guests can perhaps catch sight of otters frolicking or some of many species of birdlife. Fantastic holiday base for touring this beautiful and romantic island of Skye. Sleeps 4. 1 pet accepted. Check Taigh Sheonaidh Cottage availability and rates.|